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Burrata in Santa Cruz!

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Burrata in Santa Cruz!

Nathan P. | Sep 2, 2005 12:31 AM

I was in the River Cafe and Cheese shop last week to pick up some mozzarella (see the Mariquita u-pick thread) when on a whim I asked if they ever get in burrata. They confirmed that they do get it and that it arrives Thursdays and sells out quickly. The producer is Gioia Cheese which I believe is located down in So. Cal.

So after a full day of pestering the staff, their cheese delivery was finaly driven down from San Francisco around 5:00. MMMMMMMMM sweet bag of pure milky goodness. Pricey at $14 per 1 lb ball/bag but cheaper than driving up to A16! Easily worth the 3X premium over the mozzarella available in town.

River Cafe and Cheese Shop
415 River St
Santa Cruz
831.420.1280

Link: http://www.leitesculinaria.com/food_h...

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